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Americans are divided over everything except division News Articles

Americans are divided over everything except division News Articles


Americans are divided over everything except division News Articles

An American flag that circles the Washington Monument is seen split nearly in two June 12

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Study: Americans more divided along party lines than ever. By STEVEN SHEPARD

Can a Divided America Survive?

The Confederate battle flag flies outside the South Carolina Capitol the day before it was taken down in July. (Richard Ellis/EPA)

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Jewish women pray at the women's section (R), which is separated from the

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U.S. President Donald Trump listens to a reporter's question as he walks on the South Lawn

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There have been big advancements in the acceptance of the transgender community in recent years but some divisions over their rights remain.

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On many racial issues, whites and blacks see different realities. For example, African Americans were far more likely than whites to disapprove of grand ...

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America has been punctured by a deep and angry division over political and social issues.

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Rural Divide. Politics. Rural America lifted Donald Trump to the presidency. But any suggestion of rural America as near-monolithic in its support for the ...

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Deep division is seeing many Americans unwilling to live, work or socialise with those of

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A majority of both sides agree that he was at least "probably" guilty," and never before have black and white Americans been closer to agreement.

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And unlike other proposals for making voting more representational, RCV might go some way to dampening down the dynamics that have made American politics so ...

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President Obama, joined by Brittany Packnett, of the President's Taskforce on 21st Century Policing, at a White House meeting Wednesday. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)

... said when asked about Trump's actions over this issue, the country supports the NFL by almost two-to-one and says Trump's comments were inappropriate, ...


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... though nothing had actually changed about the economy. What changed was which team was winning. The economic prospects of the country suddenly looked a ...